Quantitative Evaluation of Sustainable Development and Eco-Environmental Carrying Capacity in Water-Deficient Regions : A Case Study in the Haihe River Basin , China

  • WANG Zhong-gen, LUO Yu-zhou, +1 author Xia Jun
  • Published 2013
Quantitative assessment of development sustainability could be a challenge to regional management and planning, especially for areas facing great risks of water shortage. Surface-water decline and groundwater over-pumping have caused serious environmental problems and limited economic development in many regions all around the world. In this paper, a… CONTINUE READING